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THE FINISH LINE

Red-hot battle to be the best of the rest

With Manchester City's 16-point lead atop the table, the fight in the EPL is now for second place

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This weekend, Manchester United's Jose Mourinho (left) will be desperate to avoid a fourth defeat in five matches (since 2016, when he took over at United) against Chelsea, now managed by Antonio Conte (right).

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Victory, and a first league double over United (above) for eight years, would put Chelsea level on points with Mourinho's side, with 10 games of the season remaining.

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MANCHESTER City's seemingly unassailable 16-point lead atop the English Premier League (EPL) now means the most intriguing battle looks to be who will finish as runners-up, with Manchester United aiming to keep their grip on second place when they host last season's champions

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